James Cook lands in Botany Bay (13 words)

Historical Context Note

  • Editors
  • The Literary Encyclopedia. Volume 9.1.1: Australian Writing and Culture.


Cook claims ownership of the continent in the name of the British crown.

Editors. "James Cook lands in Botany Bay". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
[http://www.litencyc.com/php/stopics.php?rec=true&UID=10285, accessed 27 October 2016.]

Related Groups

  1. Exploration, Explorers, Pioneers